Congo (Congo-Brazzaville)

June 24, 2022

CONGO: The electoral campaign to renew the parliament started

The Congolese opposition federation on the other hand is calling for a boycott
June 22, 2022

East Africa: “We Need Boots On Ground” – Museveni, East African Leaders Agree to Deploy Troops in DRC

President Yoweri Museveni together with his East African counterparts on Monday met and agreed to the proposed deployment of a regional standby force in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
June 21, 2022

Congolese diaspora marches in Brussels to pay homage to Lumumba

Large crowds marched Tuesday in Brussels (Belgium) from the Congolese Embassy to Lumumba Square to pay tribute to Patrice Lumuba, the Congolese anti-colonial fighter.
June 21, 2022

East Africa: Regional Leaders Insist Hate Speech, Threats of Genocide in DR Congo Must Cease

All offensive language, hate speech, threats of genocide and other politically inciting language proliferated in the DR Congo must cease and must be discouraged by all parties, regional leaders emphasized on Monday, June 20.
June 20, 2022

East African leaders back deployment of regional force to Congo

The announcement was made by the Kenyan presidency at the end of a meeting on Monday in Nairobi of the seven members of the East African Community (EAC) devoted to the security situation in eastern DR Congo
June 20, 2022

Congo-Kinshasa: Lumumba's Tooth Handed Over to Family

The government of Belgium has handed over a tooth of Democratic Republic of the Congo's first Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba to his children and an official delegation in Brussels today.
June 20, 2022

Kenya: Reprieve for Fish Traders After Govt Brokers a Truce With Uganda

Fish traders in Busia are a happy lot after the Kenya and Uganda government came up with a framework to ensure smooth transit of the commodity from Lake Turkana to the Democratic Republic of Congo without interference.
June 20, 2022

Namibia: Nandi-Ndaitwah Eyes Congo River for Water

Deputy prime minister and international relations minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah says Namibia should consider getting water from the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
June 19, 2022

Kenya: Refugees Gain Financial Inclusion in Kenya Through Microlending Project

In Kenya, efforts are underway to better integrate refugees ahead of the planned closure of camps that house more than 400,000 people, mainly from Somalia, South Sudan and Congo. One project, backed by the International Rescue Committee, provides refugees with microloans to start small businesses.
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